Function Reference


_GDIPlus_PenSetStartCap

Sets the start cap for a Pen object

#include <GDIPlus.au3>
_GDIPlus_PenSetStartCap ( $hPen, $iLineCap )

Parameters

$hPen Pointer to a Pen object
$iLineCap Line cap style:
    0x00 - Line ends at the last point. The end is squared off
    0x01 - Square cap. The center of the square is the last point in the line. The height and width of the square are the line width.
    0x02 - Circular cap. The center of the circle is the last point in the line. The diameter of the circle is the line width.
    0x03 - Triangular cap. The base of the triangle is the last point in the line. The base of the triangle is the line width.
    0x10 - Line ends are not anchored.
    0x11 - Line ends are anchored with a square. The center of the square is the last point in the line. The height and width of the square are the line width.
    0x12 - Line ends are anchored with a circle. The center of the circle is at the last point in the line. The circle is wider than the line.
    0x13 - Line ends are anchored with a diamond (a square turned at 45 degrees). The center of the diamond is at the last point in the line. The diamond is wider than the line.
    0x14 - Line ends are anchored with arrowheads. The arrowhead point is located at the last point in the line. The arrowhead is wider than the line.
    0xff - Line ends are made from a CustomLineCap object.

Return Value

Success: True.
Failure: False and sets the @error flag to non-zero, @extended may contain GPSTATUS error code ($GPID_ERR*).

See Also

Search GdipSetPenStartCap in MSDN Library.

Example

#include <GDIPlus.au3>
#include <GUIConstantsEx.au3>

Example()

Func Example()
    Local $hGUI, $hGraphic, $hPen

    ; Create GUI
    $hGUI = GUICreate("GDI+", 400, 400)
    GUISetState(@SW_SHOW)

    _GDIPlus_Startup()
    $hGraphic = _GDIPlus_GraphicsCreateFromHWND($hGUI) ;Create a graphics object from a window handle
    _GDIPlus_GraphicsSetSmoothingMode($hGraphic, $GDIP_SMOOTHINGMODE_HIGHQUALITY) ;Sets the graphics object rendering quality (antialiasing)
    _GDIPlus_GraphicsClear($hGraphic, 0xFFFFFFFF)

    $hPen = _GDIPlus_PenCreate(0xFFAA00FF, 40)
    _GDIPlus_PenSetStartCap($hPen, $GDIP_LINECAPROUND)
    _GDIPlus_PenSetEndCap($hPen, $GDIP_LINECAPROUND)

    _GDIPlus_GraphicsDrawArc($hGraphic, 60, 60, 280, 280, 135, 270, $hPen)

    ; Loop until the user exits.
    Do
    Until GUIGetMsg() = $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE

    ; Clean up resources
    _GDIPlus_PenDispose($hPen)
    _GDIPlus_GraphicsDispose($hGraphic)
    _GDIPlus_Shutdown()
EndFunc   ;==>Example